Hon. J. D. HAZEN laid on the table copies of Orders in Council relating to the organization of a Naval Volunteer Force, as follows:
No. P.C. 1978, dated 1st August, 1914- discipline of the Naval Volunteer Force.
No. P.C. 1979, dated 1st August, 1914- daily rate of pay.
No. P.C. 2049, dated 4th August, 1914- placing of H.M.C. ships Rainbow and Niobe, with their officers and men, at the disposal of His Majesty.
No. P.C. 2050, dated 4th August, 1914- placing of Naval Forces and Naval Volunteer Forces on active service.
No. P.C. 2072, dated 7th August, 1914- H.M.C. submarines placed at the disposal of His Majesty.
Mr. HAZEN also laid on the table:
Amendment to Radiotelegraph Regulations, under section 11 of the Radiotelegraph Act, Statutes 1913, chapter 43.